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All Hands Magazine's mini-documentary series "Making a Sailor": These six videos follow four recruits through Boot Camp in the spring of 2018 who were assigned to DIV 229, an integrated division, which had PIR on 05/25/2018.
Well I have to admit you definitely have me there .you know when my husband was in we never missed a Christmas it's weird lots of birthdays most of our anniversaries but he was always home at Christmas. My son is going to be getting off his boat pretty soon .right now he's out he's due for Shore Duty I think a couple months from now but I don't know depends you know how things change with the Navy. I told my husband now maybe he can find someone settle down and have a baby before he goes back on another sub he just laughed at me.. we actually didn't get married till my husband was 28. My son just turned 24 but he said he hasn't had time for settling down so we'll see.
Long time, no chat. How are things going with you? We had our Bubblehead for 72 hours. He was here to photograph a friend's wedding. It was so nice to have dinner with he and his wife. Just chatting about nothing. Miss that the most.
Andrew graduated on 14 march MM...his group lined up to the far left of the diaz...he lived up on Bridgetown Rd...was in a car accident with his Nissan at the mall south of base, bought a used green Mustang. Was into rifles and spent a lot of his down time at the shooting range north of base. Andrew is a history buff, but his roommate called him a brain because he could do the ET and EM work as well as the MM. To answer your question he was assigned to the USS Oklahoma City out of Norfolk, but he was temp assigned to a second sub in dry dock in NH, while his was out to sea (the Navy took some officers that needed their sea legs b4 Andrew and two others that were assigned out of GC)...and now the Oklahoma is in dry dock...so Andrew will spend his first two years in the Navy on shore duty.